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How much can a new owner raise my rent? California, got a

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how much can a new owner raise my rent?
JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state the property is in?
Customer: California
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: got a phone call from lady representing owner said going to increase my rent 15% in January and 15% in April of 2017. And in June they want everyone to vacate or they will adjust rent to current market price that she quoted was $3,050. I currently pay $1,760.
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: yes, are you going to charge me for this info
JA: I hope not.
Customer: hope not?
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  P. Simmons replied 11 months ago.

Hi, My name is***** am an attorney with over 16 years experience. Hopefully I can help you with your legal question.

Expert:  P. Simmons replied 11 months ago.

Can you tell me, what city do you live in? And is this property governed by rent control (or do you know)?